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VEGETERIAN FESTIVAL

Vegeterian festival is celebrated in phuket every september
or october depenting on the chinese calander.The locals that
attend this festival abstain from meat-sex-alcohol where
white clothes and pierce they're body with sharp objects
(this festival last about 6-7 days)

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  • Updated Mar 28, 2007
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SONGKRAN FESTIVAL

SONGKRAN festival is the thai new year celebrated on April 13
I don't know if it's tradition to throught water to each other
(all i know is that i must buy a new camera)

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  • Updated Mar 26, 2007
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Loy Kratong

Every november in phuket celebrates Loy Kratong.
Loy means to float and Kratong a cup that is send to the sea
Little boats made by banana trees decorated with
flowers and candles are pushed in the sea
great to see in the night,people believe that the boats
carry all the bad luck away from them

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  • Updated Mar 26, 2007
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